The University of Waterloo continues to be one of the best schools in Canada and in the world for subjects related to hospitality and leisure management, according to new rankings released yesterday.
The rankings, published by the UK firm Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), place Waterloo first in Canada for the second consecutive year that the subject area has been assessed, and within the top 20 in the world for Hospitality and Leisure Management.
Therapeutic Recreation is highlighted the week of February 5-9, 2018 in the AHS atrium as part of Therapeutic Recreation Awareness Month. Learn about TR, contribute to "What's your leisure?", receive a free wellness bag on Monday. Tuesday's focus is social wellness with conversation cards and "joke of the day". Wednesday highlights mental health and wellness with art activities and word puzzles. Thursday brings physical wellness activities with jumbo Connect 4 and Jenga games.
The real cost of the Olympics and other mega-sporting events is much higher than host bids would have us believe, according to a new study exploring the impacts of the 2015 Pan Am Games in Toronto. That’s because it takes additional investments to keep newly built venues in use after the event.
Due to extensive renovations on the second floor of B.C. Matthews Hall (BMH), the Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies has relocated to the first floor (basement level) of the Mathematics and Computer building (MC).
Faculty and staff will be located in MC for the Spring and Fall 2017 terms. Please see our Contact's list for individual's room numbers.